Eat / Gift / Grow

Eat your weeds #1

Weekends are ideal for walks in the countryside and gentle afternoons weeding the garden (remember to wear sunscreen – it’s all too easy to get burned when distracted by a particularly stubborn clump of weeds). Both of these activities give you ample opportunity to stock up the larder. While most people tend to throw their … Continue reading

Eat / Gift / Grow

Gardening competitions: Win a gardening holiday, luxury food and more

  Grow Your Own Fruit and Veg magazine has got some fantastic competitions at the moment, with prizes including an irrigation system, a ladder allotment (pictured) and an English Heritage gardening holidayfor 2-8 people (complete with hamper of local produce). Robert Dyas is offering £200 garden furniture comprising table, chairs, parasol and cushions. You could also win a luxury meat hamper courtesy … Continue reading